MILFORD - A 43-year-old Norwalk man was arrested on drug charges Wednesday afternoon in the area of Motel 6 on Schoolhouse Road.

During an anti-crime patrol, detectives “observed suspicious activity and made contact with a male.”

An investigation led to the arrest of Barry Goodwin, who lives on Avenue C in Norwalk.

Police said Goodwin was in possession of “an amount of crack cocaine.”

Goodwin was charged with possession of narcotics, drug paraphernalia and a stolen license plate.

He is scheduled to be in Milford Superior Court on Oct. 15